BoX and TY ON DA TRACK faced off in the first ever Rapzilla Beat Battle at SXSW 2019. The battle took place at The Belmont on 6th Street in Austin, TX after the Reflect Greatness showcase presented by HipHopDX. Hosts: Dee-1 & Propaganda Judges: Abe Batshon (BeatStars), Canon, STREETRUNNER Shot/Edited by @charlietre_
Aaron Dews and Jon Payne faced off in the first ever Rapzilla Beat Battle at SXSW 2019. The battle took place at The Belmont on 6th Street in Austin, TX after the Reflect Greatness showcase presented by HipHopDX. Hosts: Dee-1 & Propaganda Judges: Abe Batshon (BeatStars), Canon, STREETRUNNER Shot/Edited by @charlietre_
As Canon recovered from a 40-foot fall that left him hospitalized, his wife, who he had married just the previous month, was by his side.
Tampa-based rapper Seckond Chaynce, who was formerly one half of a group with KB as part of the HGA movement, has entered into the battle rap circuit.
Christian rapper Ki’Shon Furlow continues to be active in the DFW Battle League.
In a recent tweet, the young Reach Records superstar WHATUPRG pointed out that his last two projects, Pleasant Hill and RAUL were originally intended to tell one unified story. In addition to this revelation, RG went on to indicate that there was, in fact, an alternative tracklist for this combined project. With the premises of each of these works appearing so distinct, to understand the concept of this story, one must decipher who both Raul Garcia is, and who he is becoming. This growth is most evidently displayed in following the narrative of Garcia’s brash alter ego, “Lil Holy.” Pleasant […]
Coming off of the success of his platinum album Perception, NF has announced his fourth official studio album with a lead single of the same name. With an anticipated release date of July 26, fans around the world await the Michigan native’s The Search with eager anticipation. Nate Feuerstein has defied all expectations of what is possible for a “faith-based” artist and will have the opportunity to continue to assert his dominance of the hip-hop world as he commences his search. If there is one message that NF has made clear since the smash hit releases of Perception, and more specifically, […]
Andy Mineo said some of the “most important lyrics” he’s ever written are in the new single “1988.” The song is another single from the Work In Progress project. He previously dropped the song last year on his birthday and now has this alternate version for the fans. Listen to Andy Mineo Below: Watch the Podcast Explaining the Song:
S.O. will be releasing Augustine’s Legacy on September 6th, and it pays homage to his new child and late father. “9 months ago (to the day) my wife & I were blessed with a beautiful baby girl Sade-Rose. Life has not been the same and we are thankful to God for our daughter. So I was making my new album I was always thinking about legacy & how I want her to remember me when I’m gone. I lost my father 13 years ago. His name was Augustine and I am a branch of his legacy & my family is […]
Roy Tosh released his music video for the song “Rather Be Lost” featuring Cade Thompson. The theme of this song is centered around the Scripture where Jesus address’s the religious leaders of his day: “These people honor me with their lips, but their heart is far away from Me” (Matt. 15.8). “Self-righteousness is a dangerous sin which keeps us from experiencing a true relationship with the God who made us (Jn. 5:39-40). If being “saved” is upholding a set of rules which man makes or trusting in our own goodness to merit God’s salvation, then I’d rather be lost. Jesus alone, […]
UK rapper Namebliss dropped his music video for the song “Finding My Way” and it’s making waves overseas. “I want my music to sound undeniable, and give the listener ‘that feeling’ you know. I’m happy with this one because it’s a banger for the summer – but at the same time it delivers a real message” he said to the Londoner. Get the song here. Watch Namebliss Below:
B-Shock is back! He is preparing for his album We Are The Movement 3 with his latest single, “Pure Gold,” featuring Mission, Roy Nova, and Chasity Latrice. Listen to B-Shock Below: Stream “Pure Gold” here.